Sizes: 18G, 20G, 22G, 23G
Lengths: 15cm, 20cm, 22cm
Chiba needle can be considered as a universal needle that is used for the procedures of percutaneous nephrostomy, cytological biopsies, injecting contrast dyes, needle-aspirations, thoracentesis exploratory punctures, etc.
The Chiba point works by enabling soft penetration and hindering the risk of vessel laceration by reaching deep points with no excessive deviation.
The advanced echogenic tip tends to increase the visibility under ultrasound guidance while guaranteeing the needle’s point localization.
The following are the side effects of the Chiba needle:
Spinal cord infarction
The Chiba needle is not intended for use in the following cases:
Biliary tract sepsis